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13 February 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Iraq
Journalists killed in Iraq more often targeted than caught in crossfire
Hiba Zayadin
Given the climate of rising violence in Iraq, it is surprising that being caught in the crossfire has not been the greatest risk to journalists' lives.
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International
World Radio Day: Reinforcing freedom of expression, cultural diversity and gender equality
World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC)
Français | Español
 
International
Is carrying shoeboxes a crime in Turkey, Uganda's anti-pornography bill and other artistic freedom news
ARTICLE 19
 
Africa | Ethiopia
Press freedom groups call for immediate release of Ethiopia's jailed journalists
World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers
 
Americas | Honduras
Honduran sports club president threatens to kill journalist who aired criticism of football team
Comité por la Libre Expresión
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Americas | Mexico
Investigators try to discard link to Mexican reporter's work as motive for his murder
ARTICLE 19
Español
 
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
Second grenade attack on a Pakistani cinema this month
Pakistan Press Foundation
 
Asia and Pacific | South Korea
South Koreans prosecuted for "praising North Korea"
Index on Censorship
 
Asia and Pacific | Vietnam
Vietnamese lawyer and blogger Le Quoc Quan on hunger strike ahead of his appeal trial
ARTICLE 19, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Index on Censorship, Reporters Without Borders, PEN International
 
Europe and Central Asia | Montenegro
Vehicle owned by Montenegrin daily set on fire in latest incident targeting the newspaper
International Press Institute
 
Europe and Central Asia | Ukraine
Russian rights defender expelled from Ukraine
Human Rights Watch
 
Middle East and North Africa | Syria
Syrian journalists strive to report, despite shifting dangers
Committee to Protect Journalists
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